Youth Zone at Home: OnSide's response to Covid-19
The wide range of team and individual activities available at Youth Zones give young people the opportunity to be active in a fun environment. Through universal activities, Youth Zones are giving young people the skills they need to succeed.
of members feel less isolated
of participants have moved into EET as a result of our Get a Job course
thought they were better at bouncing back from setbacks and disappointments
raised to support programmes for young people nationwide
The Culture of Health project aims to achieve a consistent, high quality approach to delivering health outcomes across all Youth Zones, with health underpinning all our activities.
During the pandemic OnSide was awarded £6million as part of The Community Match Challenge Fund. This funding supported the 14 Youth Zones and three of OnSide’s partner Youth Clubs.
Youth Voice will support young people to become active citizens, to be heard and valued within society at a local and national level, and to achieve positive tangible change.
Get A Job is an employability support programme that aims to help young people aged 16-19 years old get the skills and confidence to either secure employment or move into education or training.
Teenagers from across the OnSide Network of Youth Zones can get essential life skills thanks to the help of Jamie Oliver’s Ministry of Food. Ministry of Food is a practical and hands-on community-based cooking programme that teaches young people how to cook from scratch.
Active Youth helps inactive young people become active again through a series of fun and engaging physical activities delivered in small groups with peer young leaders.
Young people aged 12-16 will be able to join the UFC – OnSide Youth Mentoring Programme, which will comprise of weekly classes over a 6-8 week period initially.
National Citizen Service (NCS) engages young people from across the Youth Zone network in delivering social action projects in their specific areas. NCS is a…
The Inspiring Futures programme embeds an understanding of the link between education and employment. Young people gain a full understanding of available career options, through exploring a wide variety of career opportunities, experiencing the world of work and participating in enterprise activities.
Whether as an individual or an organisation we want to hear from you. It takes around £6.5million to open a new Youth Zone in the UK and as the need for these centres of the community grows so does our focus on securing new funding and new supporters.
How to get OnSide
We need your financial support to make a real difference to the lives of young people throughout the country. We aim to give all young people somewhere safe and inspiring to go in their leisure time. Youth Zones are having a transformational impact on young people now and will continue to do so for future generations.
Your support will make a difference, creating a better future for young people.
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